The vines go right into a layer of chalk, giving this wine a strongly mineral character. It is tight, nervy and steely in character. It's very textured and sophisticated, with crisp lemon and green apple flavors. Drink from 2018.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.